A-League Wrap: Villa off the mark on debut

The Spanish World Cup star – on a 10-game guest loan stint with City – scored 15 minutes after coming on as a second-half substitute, cancelling out Corey Gameiro’s stunning opener early in the second half.

Sydney almost won it at the death with only the crossbar denying Terry Antonis from becoming the hero with a powerful dipping volley.

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